SHERLOCK Series 3 - High-speed photography
John in Sherlock’s mind vs. John in reality
"…redeemed only by the warmth and constancy of your friendship."
Can we talk about Sherlock’s massive feelings of inadequacy and painfully low self-esteem, please? Because it’s so important and it’s devastatingly sad.
That is my favourite part of TEH. It’s so clear that John keeps him balanced and those thoughts that probably drove him to substance abuse and isolation calm.
Imagine what the inside of his mind palace must have looked like at that moment, knowing how angry John was at him, what he must have seen. That face and voice, usually so gentle and loving towards him, chiding and teasing him, not comforting, not encouraging, but hurtful and cruel.
Some guys from my hall snap chatted me- took me a second…